Playgroups & Classes East Hull


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Below is a list of all the local playgroups, classes, activities and clinics across this area (east of Beverley Road to Hedon). Please contact the organisers directly if you would like to find out further information or to confirm class times or costs.

If you know of any other classes or groups which are not already listed, then please contact us here

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City Centre – Baby Swimming with Water Babies

Spirit Health Club, Holiday Inn, Hull Marina

Classes for beginners on Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons.

Baby swimming with Water Babies is an exciting, enriching experience for both you and your little one. As the UK’s leading swim school, not only do we teach vital lifesaving skills but we always incorporate lots of bonding, fun and socialising, so you can be sure that a Water Baby is a happy one! Our number one priority is to make sure you feel both happy and safe in the water.

Classes also available at Total Fitness Willerby, Market Weighton, Dunswell and Winifred Holtby School Hull, from birth to school age.

Check out their website or contact 01904 607110 or for more information. Happy splashing!

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Cook Stars – Children’s Cooking Classes

cookstars hull and holdernessCook Stars are new cookery classes for children in Hull and Beverley.

First classes launching at Victoria Dock Village Hall, Hull. 4.00 – 5.15, Wednesdays from 7th November to 18th December 2018.

Mini’s (age 2-5) and Juniors (age 5-12). All ingredients included, plus a craft activity and recipe card to keep. Also includes an after school snack before the class starts. Parents are welcome to stay or drop off Juniors, under 5s need to be accompanied by an adult. FREE first class for all children, £8 thereafter.

For more information and to book please call Sarah on 07555 575605 or email You can also find more information and book directly on their website here or on you can follow them on facebook here.

Classes also in Beverley. They also offer a great range of kids parties too.

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FREE Parenting courses – HENRY

HENRY health exercise nutrition for the really youngHENRY is Health Exercise and Nutrition for the Really Young. It’s an 8 week parenting course with a crèche included, open and free to Hull residents.

The programme is for parents or carers of children aged 0 to 5 years old and covers topics such as positive mealtimes, active play and managing behaviour.

Courses held in 8 week blocks at:

  • Monday at Marfleet Children’s Centre, 1 – 3pm
  • Monday at Ainthorpe Primary School, 1 – 3pm
  • Tuesday at Lemon Tree Children’s Centre, 12.45 – 2.45pm
  • Wednesday at Stepney Primary School, 9.30 – 11.30am
  • Wednesday at Parks Children’s Centre, 9.30 – 11.30am
  • Thursday at Acorns Children’s Centre, 1 – 3pm

Please call 01482 828901 or email to book a free place (or contact your Children’s Centre direct).

Or go to or their facebook page for more information

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Holderness Road – My Baby Can Dance

my baby can dance10.45 – 11.30. The Broadway Portobello Scout Hut, Holderness Road, Hull, HU9 3JJ

Suitable for 12 months to 4 years. Fun dance class. Early years education is combined with dance, movement, great music and eye catching activities to create a family fun, structured and educational environment.

Also at 11.30, Newborn Can Dance. Suitable for birth to walking.

For more information and to book  call Janine on 07842 291048, or check out their website here.

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Sutton Park – REA Tots

1.30 – 2.10. St Andrews Church, Sutton Park, Hull.

Start your child’s journey into the world of musical theatre. REA has designed a class for tots, enabling them to explore their imaginations whilst engaging with class friends and parents, learning through sound, movement and acting. We will feel the excitement through songs, musical instruments, lights, bubbles and much more. Suitable for ages 18 months to 3 years.

Classes also in Bilton on Tuesdays. Also for older children, Rose Elliott Academy of Arts, from ages 4+ on Mondays and Wednesdays.

For more details and bookings please call Rose on 07414826669 or email 

You can also check out her facebook page here.

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Sutton Park – Rose Elliott Academy of Arts

St Andrews Church, Sutton Park, Hull. Mondays and Wednesdays:

  • Age 4-6 years 4.00 – 5.00
  • Age 7-9 years 5.15 – 6.15,
  • Age 10+ years 6.30 – 7.30

Rose Elliott Academy of Arts is school designed for those who wish to meet there full potential as a musical theatre performer, to meet new friends and have plenty of fun. All classes consist of acting, singing and dancing preparing themselves to perform musicals such as Lion King, Wizard of Oz, Hairspray, Shrek, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda and many more.

Classes also in Bilton on Tuesdays.

Also for younger children, REA Tots, Musical Theatre classes for pre-schoolers on Wednesdays.

First class free!! For more details and bookings please call Rose on 07414826669 or email You can also check out her facebook page here.

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Us Mums – Pregnancy & New Mums Exercise and Parent & Tots Dance

Us Mums are fun and effective fitness sessions suitable for pregnant women and new mums where you can bring your baby along (there are specific sessions for non crawlers). Also Parent and Tots Dance for when your baby is mobile to 5 years.

Run by Hull City Council Healthy Lifestyles Team. No need to book, just turn up. For more info call 01482 828901 or check their facebook page here.

Acorn & Longhill Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

Acorn Children’s Centre, Nestor Grove, Bilton Grange, Hull, HU9 4DB. 01482 708953.

Longhill site, Shannon Road, Hull, HU8 9RW. 01482 612542.

Please call before attending sessions to check there are places.

Beverley Road – The Space Dance Studio Classes

The Space Dance Studio, 107-109 Grafton Street , Hull, HU5 2NP.

Variety of childrens (and adult) dance classes on each day, please contact them for times and details:

  • Monday: Baby Ballet (2-5yrs), Street Dance (6-11 and 12-18 yrs), Adult Tap
  • Tuesday: Happy Feet (2-5 yrs), Home Education Dance (6-14 yrs), Musical Theatre (6-11 yrs), Street Comp Class (6-11 yrs), Adult Street Dance
  • Wednesday: Ballroom & Latin Social, Ballet (5-8 yrs), Baby Street (2-5 yrs), Floor Gymnastics (6-11 yrs), Adult Ballet/Modern
  • Thursday: Baby Ballet (2-5 yrs), Ballet, Tap & Modern (5-9 and 9-15 yrs), Contemporary Dance (9-16 yrs), Urban Ballet (12-18 yrs)
  • Friday: Baby Street Dance (2-5 yrs), Children’s Ballroom & Latin (6-11 yrs), Urban Ballet (6-11 yrs), Adult Ballroon & Latin
  • Saturday: Baby Street Dance (2-5 yrs), Street Dance (6-11 and 12-18 yrs), Musical Theatre  (6-11 and 12-18 yrs)
  • Sunday: Adult Flamenco Dance and Salsa Dance

Classes also run in East Hull at The Freedom Centre Studio.

For more information call Samantha on 07896 626110 or email

Bilton – Baby Sensory

1.30. Bilton Village Hall.

Award-winning, sensory-rich development classes designed to support you and your baby from birth.  Regular exposure to an incredible range of sounds, smells, sights, textures, music, dance, signing and massage all help rapidly develop the brain in your baby’s first year. We’ve done the research; so you can enjoy the fun.

Also run classes in other venues across our area. Email for more information.

Bilton – Let’s Play!

1.30 – 3.00. St Peters Church, Church Lane, Bilton, HU11 4AA

Free, play session for under 5s. For more info call Hedon Children’s Centre on 01482 899962.

Bransholme – Babies Playgroup

Bransholme Methodist Church, next to North Point Shopping Centre, Hull, HU7 4DW

Parent and toddler playgroups run on Wednesday 1.00 – 3.00 and Thursday 9.00 – 11.00.

Bransholme – Roar Dance Academy

North Bransholme Community Centre, Hull. On Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

Classes in ballet, tap, musical theatre, contemporary, acro dance, adult dance, fitness, gymnastics and street dance.

For boys and girls from 3 years to adults, all abilities. For booking and more information contact Becky on

City Centre – Gravity Trampoline Park Parent & Toddler Sessions

St Stephens Shopping Centre, Ferensway, Hull.

Trampoline park located on the top floor of St Stephens (entry outside next to Next). Lots of fun for children and grown ups! A floor of trampolines and bouncy activities.

They run Toddler Sessions where only under 5s can bounce and it’s only £5 for an adult and child session. Term time they run Mondays 10-11am, Tuesdays 1pm-2pm, Wednesdays 10-11am, Fridays 1pm-2pm and Saturdays 9am-10am. The last Friday of the month toddler session is a themed one. During school holidays they run every day 9-10am.

For more info and to book call 01482 231707.

City Centre – Make & Take at Hull Central Library

5.30 – 6.30. Hull Central Library, Albion Street, Hull. 01482 210000.

Kids craft session for ages 4-14 years. Make & Take every Wednesday, cost 50p.

Also a Make & Take session on the last Saturday of the month 1.00 – 3.00, cost £2.50.

City Centre – Mini Movers, Inner Vibe Dance Company

9.30am every Wednesday. Acorns Childrens Centre

Parent and Toddler sessions £1. For more info and to book call 07989 664936.

City Centre – Toddler Tunes at Central Library

1.15 – 2.00. Albion Street, Hull, HU1 3TF. 01482 210000

Free. Singing, dancing and playing with musical instruments for under 5s. Term time only.

City Centre – Tom Goodaire Tennis Coaching

Nuffield Health and Fitness, Kingston Park, Hull, HU1 2TX

Tennis lessons for all ages and standards, either as a one to one or in a group. Run by tom Goodaire who has 10 years experience and is the Head Coach of Hessle Lawn Tennis Club. First lesson £15 for an hour, equipment can be provided if needed. Can be booked for any day of the week, Monday to Sunday.

Also runs school holiday sessions. For more info and bookings contact Tom on 07581 309723 or email

Dunswell – Sportsability Swim School

Run from a private pool in Dunswell.

New programme of swimming lessons from Sportsability, from a lovely private pool with exclusive use. Small class numbers, high quality lessons with highly experienced and qualified ASA Level 2 swim teachers.

Pre-school classes for ages 3-5 years running during the day. Primary school age classes running weekday after school and Saturdays. Private lessons also available. Ideal setting for SEN children. Non-intimidating environment, beautiful facility. Adult lessons also available upon request.

6 week block bookings, £39 per block. Please contact their friendly swim team on 01482 229676 or for more information and to book a place.

Fenchurch & Octagon Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

Fenchurch Children’s Centre, Fenchurch Street, Hull, HU5 1JF. 01482 497800.

Also incorporates Octogan – The Octagon Family Centre, Walker Street, Hull, HU3 2RA. 01482 497800.

Garden Village – The Clubhouse Toddler group

9.15 – 11.00. The Clubhouse Community Centre, Elm Avenue, Garden Village, Hull, HU8 8PZ

£1.50/family, suitable for 0 to 5 years, Call for info – Ann 07825 335712

Goals Football Coaching Sessions

Goals Hull, Ipark, Innovation Drive, Hull, HU5 1SG.

Goals provide children’s football coaching on a safe, fully enclosed, floodlit pitch. Coaching is tailored to specific age groups to provide an enhanced learning experience, the ideal environment to watch your child grow in confidence and ability. Sessions held at:

  • Saturdays: 10.00 – 11.00 ages 3-5, 11.00 -12.00 ages 4-14 years,
  • Tuesdays: 5.00 – 6.00 ages 8-12 years
  • Wednesdays: 5.00 – 6.00 ages 6-9 years

First session is FREE and £3.50 thereafter. There is no booking and paying per term, just pay as you play.

For more info and to book call 01482 730100, email

Hedon Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

Hedon Children’s Centre, George Street , Hedon , HU12 8JH. 01482 899962

Lots of good, mostly free classes and sessions for babies and pre-schoolers. Call them for their latest timetable or find it on the East Riding Council website here.

Hedon – Storytime at Hedon Library

10.00 and 11.00. 31 Augustine’s Gate, Hedon, HU12 8EX

Free. Bear Club includes stories and songs for under 5s. Must call to book – 01482 897651

Hessle Road – Tiger Totz Soccer, Parent & Tots

9.30 – 10.30. North Bransholme Community Centre, Lothian Way, HU7 5DD.

Parents & Tots under 5’s football sessions. Fun, indoor football based games and activities run by Tiger Totz.

£1 per family, no need to book just turn up. For more info call Lemon Tree Children’s Centre on 01482 828901.

Holderness Road – Annette Burley School of Dance, Musical Theatre

5.45pm – 6.30pm, Bellfield Avenue.

Musical theatre for 3-6 years. Followed by ballet and age 7+

For more info call 07901 858455 or email

Holderness Road – Jumping Johns

1.45 – 2.45. St Johns Community Church, Rosmead Street, Hull, HU9 2TB. 01482 224336

£1. Physical play, singing and games for 0 – 4 years

Holderness Road – Little Stars

159 Southcoates Avenue, Hull.

Classes running Tuesday to Saturdays.  Ballet, Tap and Musical Theatre Classes for 2-3 years.

First 2 classes are FREE! For more information contact Sammy on  07415 888611.

Holderness Road – Newborn Can Dance

11.30 – 12.00. East Park Pavilion, Holderness Road, Hull

Natural movement and sensory suitable for birth to walking. Wednesdays and Fridays

£20 for 5 weeks. For more info and to book call Janine on 07738 419545.

Kingswood – Little Angels

Kingswood House, Kingswood Retail Park, Ashcombe Road, Hull, HU7 3DD.

Baby Sessions: 10.00 – 12.00, Wednesdays. Suitable for babies to crawlers.

Stay & Play: 10.00 – 12.00, Thursday and Friday. A fun and interactive session for toddlers.  Includes dance, musical instruments and a range of other creative materials whilst learning rhymes and exploring music. For under 5s.

For more info email

Kingswood – Toddler Sense

David Lloyd Gym, Kingswood, Hull.

Award-winning, sensory-rich toddler development programme, where structured play goes hand in hand with imagination, adventure and the freedom to explore. Each week has a unique theme, with activities carefully constructed to stimulate your child’s brain, co-ordination and physical development. We’ve done the research, so you can both enjoy the fun.

Also at other venues in Hull and the East Riding. Email for more information.

Lemon Tree Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

Lemon Tree Children’s Centre, Lothian Way, Hull, HU7 5DD.  01482 828901.

Latest timetable (updated March ’18):

Little Stars Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

Little Stars Children’s Centre, 95 Preston Road, Hull, HU9 3QB. 01482 790277.

Baby and childrens sessions running throughout the week, call them for latest timetable.


Marfleet Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

Marfleet Children’s Centre, Preston Road, Hull, HU9 5AN. 01482 705333.

Also part of Marfleet is Mersey Children’s Centre, The Sunshine Centre, Derwent Street, Hull, HU8 8TX. 01482 705333. Latest timetable (December ’18) –

marfleet childrens centre hull timetable

Ottringham – Lets Play

10.00 – 11.30. Ottringham Village Hall.

Free. Play session for under 5s. For more info call Withernsea Children’s Centre on 01964 612618.

Ottringham – Music with Mummy


Ottringham Village Hall

1.30 – 2.00 Jolly Babies (0-1 years until mobile), 2.15 – 2.45 Music With Mummy (1-3 years)

Music classes for little ones with singing and musical instruments.

For more info or to book call Lucy on 07548 080743 or email

Preston Road – Aspire Pre-school Gymnastics

Multiple times on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Unit 8 St Johns Business Park, St Johns Grove, Hull, HU9 3RL

£3.50. Call for info and to book – 01482 374808

Preston Road – Child Health Clinic

1.30 – 3.30. Marfleet Children’s Centre, Preston Road, Hull, HU9 5AN. 01482 705333

Weigh-in and Health Visitor advice.

Preston Road – Hull KR Craven Park Boogie Bounce

Hull Kingston Rovers Ground, Craven Park, Preston Road, Hull.

The Boogie Bounce Xtreme programme is FAB, FUN, FUNKY AND FAT BURNING. It is a complete exercise programme on a mini trampoline, with a safety bar, choreographed to chart topping inspiring music which includes an extremely effective cardio section and a really powerful bums, tums and thighs section too! 2 sessions –

Boogie Bounce Kids – £3.50. From age 3+ on Wednesday evenings
Boogie Bounce Adults – £5. From age 16+ on Wednesday nights and Thursday mornings

For more info and bookings please contact Amelia Lowis on

Preston Road – Hull KR Craven Park, The Dance Academy

Hull Kingston Rovers Ground, Craven Park, Preston Road, Hull.

The Dance Academy focuses on developing key fundamental movement skills such as agility, balance, coordination, flexibility and core strength. We do this through fun, no pressure dance classes. Our classes aim to enhance performance skills and boost confidence whilst helping young people to stay fit and healthy. We work on different dance styles including Jazz, Pop, Street Dance, Commercial, Contemporary and we also have classes specialising in ballet and musical theatre.
Members of the Hull KR Dance Academy have the opportunity to perform at selected Hull KR home fixtures, shows and events throughout the city and around the country. Our dancers have performed at events such as Magic Weekend in Newcastle, Summer Bash in Blackpool, the Four Nations and the Challenge Cup Final at Wembley. We have also taken part in the Hull’s youth dance platform “Creative Voice” and we are always looking for exciting opportunities to be involved in.

Ages 3 – 25. £3 per class. Wednesdays and Thursdays from 4.15 (time dependent on age ans style). Please contact Amelia Lowis for more info and booking on

Sutton – Baby Bounce & Toddler Tunes at Ings Library

Savoy Road, Hull, HU8 0TY.  01482 331250

  • Baby Bounce: 9.45 – 10.30. Singing and rhymes for under 18 months. Free.
  • Toddler Tunes: 10.45 – 11.30. Singing songs, dancing and playing musical instruments for under 5s. Free.

Sutton – Little Saints Toddler Group

9.30 – 11.00. St James Church Hall, Church Street, Sutton Village.

Messy play, singalong, toys, stories, snacks, arts&crafts and make new friends! Opens 16th September, term time only

£1 per child. For more info contact them on 07745 640933

Sutton Park – Playdates

10.00 – 11.00. St Andrews Church Hall, Grandale, Sutton Park.

Themed messy play sessions suitable for ages 6 months to 4 years. £5 per child, £3.50 for siblings. Run every other week.

Must book in advance, contact Sammie on 07951 755107 or Laura on 07427 690060 or email

Victoria Dock – Tots on the Dock Playgroup

9.30 – 11.00. Victoria Dock Village Hall, Southbridge Road, Hull, HU9 1TS. 01482 221854

£2 per family, suitable for 0 to 5 years.

Withernsea Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

Withernsea Children’s Centre, Withernsea High School, Hull Road, Withernsea, HU19 2EQ. 01964 612618.

Lots of good, mostly free classes and sessions for babies and pre-schoolers. Call them for their latest timetable or find it on the East Riding Council website here.